BHP Billiton Limited operates in the Iron ores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares BHP Billiton Limited with three other
iron ore producers in Australasia:
Rio Tinto Limited
sales of 45.46 billion Australian Dollars [US$34.41 billion]
of which 43%
was Iron Ore),
Fortescue Metals Group Limited
(9.74 billion Australian Dollars [US$7.37 billion]
Atlas Iron Limited
(785.76 million Australian Dollars [US$594.82 million]
of which 100%
was Mining Industry).
BHP Billiton Limited reported sales of A$42.52 billion (US$32.18 billion)
June of 2016.
decrease of 21.2%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were A$53.94 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 26.1% decline
in Group and Unallocated, from A$1.33 billion to A$980.63 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Iron Ore (down 18.7% to A$14.49 billion)
Copper (down 18.0% to A$11.35 billion)
Coal (down 12.6% to A$6.21 billion)